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Applied Science A Level at Simon Balle All-through School

Course description

You will cover the work of scientists at work in a variety of industries and perform practical activities analysing the working methods of scientists. You will study both energy efficiency and energy generation.

The course is particularly suited to students who are organised, self-motivated and interested in vocational aspects of science. Two-thirds of the course is assessed through a portfolio and one-third by examination.

Are you interested in:

  • Careers in health care?
  • Laboratory work within the pharmaceutical, food and beverage industries?

Leading to opportunities in:

  • Research as a science technician
  • Health services
  • Health and Safety

Entry requirements

To study this subject you will need a minimum of grade C in Core and Additional Science or a C in Triple Science and a C in Maths at GCSE.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Simon Balle All-through School directly.

Last updated date: 25 March 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years